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The Resource Empire of the sun, Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard, (videorecording)

Empire of the sun, Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard, (videorecording)

Label
Empire of the sun
Title
Empire of the sun
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • tha
  • kor
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • por
  • jpn
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
A young British boy's noble spirit allows him to survive the hardships of a Japanese prison camp in China during World War II
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • With English and French language tracks and English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese, Chinese, Thai and Korean subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.E46
LC item number
E46 2001c
PerformerNote
Christian Bale, John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Havers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1974-
  • 1949-
  • 1930-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Bale, Christian
  • Malkovich, John
  • Richardson, Miranda
  • Havers, Nigel
  • Ballard, J. G.
Runtime
153
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Empire of the sun, Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by J.G. Ballard
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Features: behind-the-scene documentary, theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (153 min.)
Isbn
9780790761657
Lccn
be2003002314
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391175322
  • 883929102983
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 11753
  • 3000027513
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • be2003002314
  • (pmsc)004109023
System details
DVD, widescreen, Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Empire of the sun, Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by J.G. Ballard
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Features: behind-the-scene documentary, theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (153 min.)
Isbn
9780790761657
Lccn
be2003002314
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391175322
  • 883929102983
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 11753
  • 3000027513
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • be2003002314
  • (pmsc)004109023
System details
DVD, widescreen, Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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